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April 12, 2018
Landowners attend a Northwest Landowners Association information expo on Thursday in Stanley, N.D. From right are Wayne Johnson, Brian Hollinger, both of Stanley, Daryl Belik and Bette Belik, both of Ross. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
ND landowners seek education on negotiating with energy developers
April 12, 2018 - 9:21pm
April 8, 2018
ND oil country begging for workers, say officials
April 8, 2018 - 9:49pm
April 3, 2018
A ruptured pipeline caused when a hillside slumped spilled 12,600 barrels of oil into a creek in Billings County near Belfield, N.D., in December 2016. Special to The Forum / North Dakota Department of Health
80 percent of ND oil spills wouldn't have been reported under new law
April 3, 2018 - 9:58pm
March 27, 2018
Cass County continues to drive North Dakota population growth
March 27, 2018 - 6:47pm
January 16, 2018
Oil pumping units are pictured in Mountrail County, N.D., in June 2016. Forum News Service file photo.
ND oil production moves into growth mode
January 16, 2018 - 5:04pm
January 5, 2018
This map of the proposed Yellowstone Disposal site would put the landfill 4.5 miles southeast of Sidney, Mont. Courtesy image / Montana Department of Environmental Quality
Radioactive Bakken waste buried in Montana, while ND has no licensed dump sites
January 5, 2018 - 7:15pm
December 2, 2017
Sarah Gulenchyn worked in the North Dakota Oil Patch on a crew that surveyed and inspected pipelines. She filed a complaint alleging discrimination by a colleague who she says used racial slurs and harassed her. She claims she was fired after reporting the misconduct. Photo special to Forum News Service
Woman alleges job harassment, retaliation in ND oil patch
December 2, 2017 - 8:51pm
December 1, 2017
A five acre piece of farmland north of Golden Valley, N.D., owned by John and Leona Flemmer, listen to Lonnie Jacobson, middle, is the site for the North Dakota Carbon Storage Assurance and Facility Enterprise carbon capture research project site in coal country. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Study aims to determine feasibility of underground carbon dioxide storage
December 1, 2017 - 6:01pm
November 21, 2017
An oil well is pictured along the shoreline of Lake Sakakawea in Williams County, N.D., on Wednesday, April 11, 2017. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
NDSU research finds water needs during Oil Patch boom unprecedented
November 21, 2017 - 8:57pm
November 15, 2017
Oil Derrick
Study: Water use in ND Oil Patch increased almost 20-fold in seven years
November 15, 2017 - 8:38pm
September 25, 2017
Letter: ND oil patch cities deserve funds from growth
September 25, 2017 - 7:45am
September 18, 2017
David Tuan, Williston's city administrator talks about the various upcoming infrastructure projects over the next couple of years. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
September 18, 2017 - 6:04am
September 17, 2017
Melissa Krause recently opened Quick Draw Art Studio in downtown Williston. She said a shop like this wouldn't have worked during the boom and while things are not as busy as they were five years ago, the town can support an art studio like this. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
After the boom: Community finds calm after frantic years
September 17, 2017 - 6:03am
July 18, 2017
Gov. Doug Burgum leads a meeting of the North Dakota Industrial Commission, which regulates the oil and gas industry, at the state Capitol on Tuesday, July 18, in Bismarck. Earlier Tuesday at the Bakken conference at the Event Center, Burgum issued challenges to the oil industry, including striving for zero spills and reaching 2 million barrels per day. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Burgum challenges oil industry to eliminate spills, increase production
July 18, 2017 - 8:35pm
June 22, 2017
Outside the North Dakota Supreme Court chambers. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Oilfield company fights illegal dumping fine at ND Supreme Court
June 22, 2017 - 5:30pm